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Events Wed Jun 27 2012

Patrick Somerville and Natalie Bakopoulos @ Women and Children First

This Friday, in case you missed him at the Book Cellar on Tuesday, Patrick Somerville reads from This Bright River at Women and Children First. It's a joint appearance with Natalie Bakopoulos, reading from The Green Shore, the tale of a family set during the 1967 Greek coup d'etat. Women and Children First, 5233 N. Clark St., Friday, June 29 at 7:30pm.

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